Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
533 PM EDT SAT AUG 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CAPE LOOKOUT TO SURF CITY NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 533 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR TOPSAIL
  BOXCARS...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  AR355.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3451 7705 3413 7699 3412 7715 3439 7745
TIME...MOT...LOC 2133Z 260DEG 18KT 3421 7749

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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